We frequently update this section with recent developments and reforms that are made to family law
This section also includes some of the more interesting family law-associated cases that have been happened in the last twenty years.
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Reforms to the Law
- Definition of abuse
- Definition of family violence
- "Best interests" - Greater weight to consideration of needing to protect child than the benefit to the child of having a relationship with both parents
- New consideration for "best interests" - Extent to which each parent has fulfilled or failed to fulfil obligation to maintain child
- Amendment to consideration of any family order that exists
- Domestic and Family Violence Protection Act 2011 (QLD)
- Surrogacy Act 2010 (QLD)